Event Management System Feed http://events.museums.norfolk.gov.uk/rsshome.aspx Events listing from NCC Library Venue if you want change current month or year, please specify the month/year arguments in query string. copyright Deepening and Artist Q&A <br /> 24 October 2020<br /> 19:00 - 21:00 <br /> <br />Artist Laura Wilson discusses her newly-commissioned film Deepening (2020) with archaeologist Maisie Taylor. Join us for a special screening of the film and conversation, followed by a live Q&A with the artist. Laura Wilson was commissioned by Norwich Castle Museum and Art Gallery as part of New Geographies, a three year project funded by the National Lottery through Arts Council England Ambition for Excellence. <br /> http://events.museums.norfolk.gov.uk/public_events.aspx?id=10235 Seahenge then and now: the changing landscape of Holme-next-the-Sea <br /> 27 October 2020<br /> 16:00 - 17:00 <br /> <br />Join the staff at Lynn Museum to explore the changing landscape around Seahenge. We will first look at the marshland marshland where the timber circle was built 4000 years ago. Archaeologists studying Seahenge have been able to uncover examples the plants and animals of the marshland and some were used in the building of the monument. We will then visit the Holme Dunes nature reserve where Seahenge was discovered in 1998 and look at the important habitats its coastal landscape provides. The event will consist of a video screening and a Q&A session afterwards. <br /> http://events.museums.norfolk.gov.uk/public_events.aspx?id=10236 Illustrated Talk: The Story of Seahenge Online Talk <br /> 28 October 2020<br /> 14:30 - 15:30 <br /> <br />Curator Oliver Bone hosts an illustrated talk on Lynn Museum’s star exhibit from its discovery in 1999, through it’s excavations and the secrets it has revealed, to the installation in its current home in the Seahenge Gallery. Part of the Deepening Series. Free Admission.<br /> http://events.museums.norfolk.gov.uk/public_events.aspx?id=10240 A Glimpse of Thetford's Black History Online Talk <br /> 28 October 2020<br /> 19:00 - 20:00 <br /> <br />An illustrated talk highlighting aspects of Thetford’s Black History including Dr Minns, the first Black mayor in Britain. This event is part of Black History Month. <br /> http://events.museums.norfolk.gov.uk/public_events.aspx?id=10239 Earthworks Art Session <br /> 30 October 2020<br /> 16:00 - 17:00 <br /> <br />Join artist Liz Ballad in a practical session to produce your own work in response to Laura Wilson’s Deepening. A list required materials will be sent in advance (these materials are likely to be found in the home). Suitable for 13 years and older. <br /> http://events.museums.norfolk.gov.uk/public_events.aspx?id=10237 Bronze Age Axe Casting Demonstration and Q&A <br /> 01 November 2020<br /> 14:30 - 15:45 <br /> <br />Join James Dilley, an archaeologist and craftsman who specialises in prehistoric technologies with over 17 years of experience to discover how some the earliest metal tools were produced in prehistoric Britain. James will demonstrate preparing the mould, working the leather bellows on the charcoal fuelled furnace to melt copper and tin and then producing a replica early bronze age axe head. James will also answer audience questions.<br /> http://events.museums.norfolk.gov.uk/public_events.aspx?id=10238 Votes for Women! <br /> 04 November 2020<br /> 19:00 - 20:00 <br /> <br />An illustrated talk about the Suffragette and Suffragist Movements including the contributions of Princess Sophia and Princess Catherine Duleep Singh. This event is part of Parliament Week. <br /> http://events.museums.norfolk.gov.uk/public_events.aspx?id=10241